Stephen King’s The Dark Tower coming to big and small screens

I am tempering my excitement. This has the potential to be absolutely amazing or a destructive travesty of one of modern fantasy’s epic works. In an exclusive over at Deadline, Universal has announced that they’ve acquired the rights to Stephen King’s The Dark Tower and will be turning the seven volume epic fantasy into a […]

Posted on September 8, 2010 at 20:38 by Lincoln Eddy · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Blightyvision: “Slings and Arrows” Series 1

Created by Susan Coyne, Bob Martin, and Mark McKinney Starring Paul Gross, Martha Burns, and Stephen Ouimette Madness, infidelity, swordfights, and a ghost who cannot rest until his final wish is fulfilled — that’s what the New Burbage Theatre Festival has to offer in their latest season. Oh, and they might be putting on Hamlet, […]

Posted on May 27, 2010 at 00:00 by Kara Dennison · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Blightyvision: “Robin Hood” Series 1

Created by Foz Allan and Dominic Minghella Starring Jonas Armstrong, Sam Troughton, Lucy Griffiths, and Keith Allen Ah, BBC historical drama. There’s nothing finer. Accurate period costumes, attention to historical detail, and highly-researched colloquial dialogue. All things that the 2006 BBC series “Robin Hood” has absolutely none of. Somewhere between Merry Men wearing T-shirts and […]

Posted on May 20, 2010 at 00:36 by Kara Dennison · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Re: Ality

To: Michael Lynche (big.mike@americanidol.com) From: Neva Reese (junkfoodgenius@geekingoutabout.com) Subject: I know you! Hey, Mike – I’ve watched less than five minutes of American Idol this year and those minutes mainly consisted of you. You threw down Kate Bush’s “This Woman’s Work”. I thought I saw all I needed to see of the season. I apologize […]

Posted on May 13, 2010 at 10:44 by Neva Reese · Permalink · Comments Closed
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TV Ghoul Pool – Boston Legal

The new Fall season is beginning to shape up and with it, the casualties of the Fall season. Shows will be axed in as little as two viewings. Eventually, TV Ghoul Pool will be keeping a close eye on those brave shows. Right now, let’s take a moment to remember those shows that have faced […]

Posted on May 6, 2010 at 03:33 by Neva Reese · Permalink · Comments Closed
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